Opinion: The Most Artistically Beautiful Games of All Time (imo)

This was a random thought I had during work yesterday — what are the games I find best represent a system on a purely artistic level? I.e., which ones really nail a unique sense of visual architecture and environments, striking character design, features an innovative style, and/or just stuns the eyes with how pretty it…

Opinion: Fan Remixes I’d Love to See in Smash Ultimate (Part VIII)

This is part VIII and the last of my Smash Ultimate Fan Remix series! When more DLC characters come out, I’ll post part IX! Of course, this is nigh impossible to ever happen, but if Nintendo for some reason opened up the floodgates for fan submissions, here’s one per franchise currently in Smash (barring a…

Opinion: Decade of Memories – The 15 Best Pieces of Video Game Art this Decade

Video games have been a centerpiece for fantastic art direction, and is a major selling point for my initial interest in a particular title. Thankfully, the past decade has seen no shortage of spectacular artwork in the medium, and I’ve selected fifteen individual examples of exemplary execution to celebrate below. These samples are representative of…